Personal Injury Lawyers
Cranston & Edwards PLLC – Morgantown, WV Trial Attorneys
The law firm of Cranston & Edwards PLLC has over 60 years of collective experience handling all types of personal injury cases. We represent those who have been seriously injured through no fault of their own at home, on the job, in automobile and pedestrian accidents, and as a result of negligence and wrongful acts throughout the communities we serve in north central West Virginia.
Home & Hospital Visits Available for the Seriously Injured
We are pleased to offer a complimentary case evaluation to discuss your options. If you are unable to come in to our Morgantown office due to a serious injury, we will come to your home or hospital bedside. Our consultation services are 100% free and you’ll owe nothing unless we win your case! You are under no obligation to use our service and have nothing to lose. Call Cranston & Edwards PLLC to get the personal injury answers you need: 304-296-3500.
Skilled Legal Representation and Effective Claim Resolution for Injuries
Attorneys Paul Cranston and Bryan Edwards bring over 55 years of collective experience in personal injury law to Morgantown residents. Victims come to us for skilled legal representation for serious injuries resulting from an extensive range of accidents, incidents, and damages resulting from intentional, negligent, and malicious acts. If you need a lawyer with a proven track record of success, contact our law firm. We offer effective claim resolution for our injured clients and have successfully recovered millions on behalf of the seriously injured, as well as families of wrongful death victims, throughout all of north central West Virginia.
Recover Monetary Damages for Medical Bills, Lost Wages and Pain & Suffering
If you or a loved one have been seriously injured through no fault of your own due to another party’s negligence or wrongful act, call Cranston & Edward PLLC right away. We help victims recover monetary damages for medical bills, lost wages, and expenses they would not have otherwise incurred, as well as the maximum financial recovery allowed by law for actual (medical expenses, home care, medications, etc.) and general damages (pain, suffering, anguish, loss of consortium, etc.), as well as punitive damages, as applicable.
What Are Actual Compensatory Damages?
Actual damages directly reflect the amount of determinable financial loss that was incurred as a result of the injuries (or death) sustained by or on the part of the victim. These may include:
- Medical bills
- Medical equipment
- Ambulance expenses
- Cost of increased living expenses due to the injury
- Domestic and in-home services
- Hospital bills
- Lost wages and lost employment income
- Medical care
- Medical treatments
- Medications and prescription drugs
- Nursing home care
- Occupational therapy
- Physical therapy
- Property repair or replacement
- Rehabilitation expenses
- Transportation and parking fees
What Are General Compensatory Damages?
General damages reflect losses that do not correlate with an actual outlay of monetary expense. These may include:
- Anticipated future lost wages
- Anticipated future medical expenses
- Long-term physical pain and suffering
- Loss of consortium
- Loss of enjoyment of life
- Loss of opportunity
- Mental anguish
What Are Punitive Damages?
Punitive (exemplary) damages are intended to punish the defendant for his or her behavior and set an example for deterrence purposes. These damages are awarded in addition to any compensatory damages. Punitive damages are generally awarded in cases involving intentional infliction of harm/injury with a reckless disregard for human health, safety, rights, and/or life.
We Will Not Settle for Less Than You Deserve
We practice law because we are strong proponents of justice and will not rest until your personal injury lawsuit has been settled fairly. Cranston & Edwards PLLC has a strong reputation as an aggressive firm committed to serving our clients. We will not settle for less than you deserve and are fully prepared to take each and every case we take on to trial. If you have been injured in Morgantown or the surrounding area, contact our law firm to find out if you are eligible to receive compensation for your injuries and other losses.